Koch Industries, Inc.

The best way to understand Koch Industries is to view it as a collection of capabilities continually searching for new ways to create value.  Koch companies are involved in refining, chemicals and biofuels; forest and consumer products; fertilizers; polymers and fibers; electronic components; process and pollution control equipment and technologies; commodity trading; minerals; energy; ranching; glass; and investments.  According to Forbes magazine, Koch Industries, Inc. is one of the largest private companies in America.

Currently, Koch businesses have a presence in nearly 60 countries and employ more than 100,000 people worldwide, with about 60,000 of those in the United States. Koch companies have invested more than $70 billion in acquisitions and other capital expenditures since 2003 to make life better around the world by efficiently converting resources into products and services that people depend on every day.  Koch’s diverse businesses share a Market-Based Management® philosophy that empowers each team member to share ideas, challenge the status quo and explore new opportunities for advancement.